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HOW TO TAKE CARE OF COOLING SYSTEM IN YOUR AUDI

HOW TO TAKE CARE OF COOLING SYSTEM IN YOUR AUDI

Nothing can ruin your car and rack up an expensive maintenance bill faster then issues with your cooling system. In European-made vehicles such as Audi that rely on performance engines, following routine maintenance and service schedules are necessity in order to keep everything perfectly in tune. While Audi’s are becoming more and more technologically advanced and capable of alerting drivers to even the slightest issues it is still important that you know how to properly care for your cooling system all year round and not just when you need a service appointment. These tips will help make sure that your Audi’s cooling system stays properly maintained and free of any damages or developing problems. WATCH THE HEAT EXCHANGERS For all of the advances in technology in terms of cooling system capability and the improvements and upgrades to engines there is still one integral place to sta ... read more

CAR NOISES THAT NEED IMMEDIATE ACTION

CAR NOISES THAT NEED IMMEDIATE ACTION

When you own your car and drive it for years you know what sounds to expect it to make. However you don’t need to be driving for years to know when something sounds wrong. Whether it’s an unusual sound, a sudden sound or sounds that occur when you’re driving it is important that you act quickly to ensure nothing further happens to your car. While any unusual noise should be looked at sooner rather than later if you hear any of the following noises then you need to take action immediately. HISSING One of the most severe issues under the hood is when there is a leak in one of the hoses or in something like the cooling system. If your car is beginning to overheat then there is likely a leak in the cooling system or if the fuel efficiency is down or drivability is faltering then it may be a leak in the vacuum line. Whethe ... read more

RIGHT TIME FOR BMW TRANSMISSION MAINTENANCE

RIGHT TIME FOR BMW TRANSMISSION MAINTENANCE

Owning a BMW takes diligence and requires effort in order to enjoy its impeccable performance and maintain optimal condition. German engineering is exceptional when it comes to design; however, these special machines still require routine care. One aspect of scheduled maintenance for all BMWs that is often overlooked is transmission care. Transmission problems can act as warning signs that your BMW’s transmission is in danger of needing a replacement, but before you allow it to get to that point it’s better to address the issue preventively with ongoing maintenance and care. Often the suggested treatment of transmission issues is to perform a transmission flush; however in more severe instances your BMW may need to be replaced. If you are concerned that your BMW may be having tr ... read more

WHY YOU SHOULD UPDATE YOUR MERCEDES SOFTWARE

WHY YOU SHOULD UPDATE YOUR MERCEDES SOFTWARE

Automobiles have always been comprised of a complex system of parts that work together to allow it to function appropriately; this is especially true of vehicles today. Over time, the evolution of cars has progressed into the age of technology. The most advanced vehicle technology, as seen in high-end luxury automobiles and performance autos alike, allows drivers to experience technology in their everyday commutes. Mercedes-Benz is one of the top vehicle manufacturers in the country that employs the most recent technological advances in their automotive engineering and design. Although computers have existed in Mercedes automotive engineering for decades, vehicle functioning and performance is now reliant upon computers and technology more so than ever before. Therefore, just as it is necessary to update your computer at home in order for it to function at its best, Mercedes owners must also commit to updating their vehicle com ... read more

MAINTENANCE TIPS FOR AUDI AIR FILTER

MAINTENANCE TIPS FOR AUDI AIR FILTER

An Audi’s air filter is a critical part of ongoing vehicle maintenance, although many Audi drivers tend to ignore it. Unfortunately, when an air filter goes without routine maintenance and replacement for a significant period of time, it can lead to other serious issues that will become more costly, more time consuming, and more inconvenient for the driver. Furthermore, it can affect your Audi’s gas mileage and performance. The best way to prevent this from happening is to have your Audi’s air filter inspected regularly. If you follow your routine maintenance schedule recommended for your Audi, you may find that air filter maintenance can be easily integrated into your other automotive care tasks, such as oil changes, tire rotations, and ... read more

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